Sandra Marceleno

Sandra Marceleno



Sandra Marceleno


Chicago, Illinois, USA


February 23rd


Communication, Global Business

Class Year:


Place of peace on campus:

Alumni Hall at SJU

I'm most authentically myself when I'm....

around my friends

Quick Bio:

Born and raised in Chicago, I am a first generation student and the oldest of four siblings. I own two dogs, and I love them. I love to act, sing and dance.

Campus Involvement:

I am not currently officially in any club or organization, but I intend to join clubs having to do with Campus Ministry.

What does the phrase "intercultural competency" mean to you?

To me, "Intercultural Competency" means to be able to accept people from different cultures and learn about them preserving their identity.

About which aspect(s) of diversity are you most passionate?


What advice would you like to give to first-year students?

As a first year student, you will often go through an emotional rollercoaster. There will be times when stress gets the best of you. There will be times when you will feel like giving up. But always remember when you're having a bad day that there will be better days.

What advice would you like to give to continuing students?

Keep going! Never lose your drive or motivation. Every day that passes by is a day closer towards that diploma!